Coronavirus: The latest COVID-19 news on Saturday, April 18 (PM edition) | 7NEWS

The departure of the Ruby Princess delayed because too many of the staff are sick; an elderly resident from a Western Sydney home has died and US residents take to the streets to protest the lockdown. Original Author: Produced by 7NEWS Australia and published on 18/04/2020

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COVID-19: Protecting Our Vulnerable | The Project

One message received loud & clear in this emergency is how hard coronavirus can hit the elderly. But there’s another really vulnerable group of Aussies who are feeling increasingly overlooked, people living with a disability. For resources available via https://bit.ly/2R1W2bJ Watch full episodes of The Project on 10 Play 10play.com.au/theproject>>>

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Four die as elderly UK couple remain stranded on cruise ship

An elderly British couple with underlying health conditions stuck on a cruise ship are not being allowed to disembark in the US. It comes after a British man was confirmed to be among four people who have died from COVID-19 on the Zaandam cruise ship. Original Author: Produced by Sky News>>>

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Coronavirus: Iceland store opening hour early especially so elderly can get food – Mirror Online

A branch of Iceland has set aside special opening hours for its elderly customers to help them out during the coronavirus outbreak. The store in West Belfast announced this morning that starting from March 17 they will open every Tuesday from 8-9am for elderly customers only. In a statement Iceland>>>

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Woolworths launch dedicated shopping hour for elderly and disabled

GET ALL THE LATEST NEWS AND LIFESTYLE VIDEOS: https://www.news.com.au/ Woolworths has opened its doors exclusively to the elderly and people with disabilities for a dedicated shopping hour. Hopefully this eases some of the stress for those who have missed out on essential items due to panic buying. Original Author: Produced by>>>

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Female assisted elderly couple get food when they were too scared to go shopping during coronavirus break out – CBS Information

As the coronavirus break out remains to spread out throughout the world, older Americans are among the most prone. This postures a conundrum: Do they avoid congested grocery stores or do they stockpile on food? One senior pair from Oregon had just recently driven to a Safeway in Bend, Oregon,>>>

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Wild turkey menace: Angry birds are pecking cars, deflating kiddie pools and harassing the elderly

In the video, the male turkey – snood engorged, tail feathers spread extravagantly – struts briskly after the U.S. Postal Service vehicle, circling the boxy white truck and lunging as the mail carrier inserts envelopes in each box along the block. The viral video, with 7 million views and counting,>>>

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